Digital First Media

​​INSIGHT AND MANAGEMENT Consulting

previously at aop

As MD of AOP Tim Cain developed and delivered the strategy for the organisation, engaging at senior level with the leading UK publishing groups, industry bodies, tech vendor businesses and advertising agencies, to deliver significant events, insight, representation, debate and direction, to drive the agenda for the development of premium digital content businesses, and facilitate a healthy digital publishing ecosystem.

our approach

Digital First Media provides individual consultancy services specifically tailored to each project, with clear objectives and outcomes. Our philosophy is to deliver to the customer's agenda, with results that enable practical business actions to be taken.

Providing custom analysis and solutions to digital media businesses

With more than 20 years experience of the constantly developing and diversifying media industry, Tim Cain is recognised as a digital media specialist and a prominent voice in the digital media ecosystem.

Digital First Media has extensive knowledge and contacts within the digital media space, covering publishers, ad agencies, research agencies, tech companies and the wider industry.


Tim Cain is a founder member of the International Advisory Board of Native Advertising Institute http://ow.ly/Waupa and previously held senior publishing roles within EMAP, Bauer Consumer Media and was Managing Director of AOP, as well as being a board director of UKOM and member of key industry body JICWEBS

who we are